A New Book Calls Out the Tellers of Anti-Israel Lies

Oct. 31 2017

In Industry of Lies—first published in Hebrew in 2014, and now available in English—the Israeli journalist Ben-Dror Yemini investigates the vast tangle of widely accepted distortions, half-truths, and outright falsehoods regarding the Israel-Palestinian conflict. Peter Berkowitz writes in his review:

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More about: Anti-Zionism, Israel & Zionism, Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, Media

The American Association of University Professors Celebrates Anti-Semitism

Last week, the American Association of University Professors (AAUP), an influential academic organization, announced that Rabab Ibrahim Abdulhadi of San Francisco State University would receive one of its annual awards, citing her “courage, persistence, political foresight, and concern for human rights . . . in her scholarship, teaching, [and] public advocacy” as well as her efforts to “advance the agenda for social change in Palestine, the United States, and internationally.” Those efforts, notes Jonathan Marks, include supporting the exclusion of the Jewish campus group Hillel from a university-wide event, and lambasting the school’s president for apologizing for that exclusion:

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More about: Academia, Anti-Semitism, Israel on campus